English version

somebody’s too good for somebody

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsomebody’s too good for somebodysomebody’s too good for somebodyused to say that you think the second person does not deserve to have a relationship with the first George is a good lad, too good for you! good
Examples from the Corpus
somebody’s too good for somebodyBut dying by my own hand is too good for me.He was too good for you, Hilda Machin, and that's what you hadn't got the brains to understand.I was too good for my class.Much too good for Gary, he thought.She was too good for him.The best was not too good for her.The role he proposed for Ken was too good for him to pass up.
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